Las Vegas police responding to mass shooting report at Mandalay Bay – KABC-TV

LAS VEGAS (KABC) —

Las Vegas authorities are responding to reports of a mass shooting with multiple victims on the Strip at a country music festival near the Mandalay Bay.

Police are investigating reports of one or more active shooters in the area.

The Route 91 country music festival was taking place at the Mandalay. Hundreds of people were seen fleeing the area.

Witnesses reported hearing possibly hundreds of shots fired. Multiple ambulances were flooding the area to help victims.

Hospitals were reported to be treating multiple victims.

Witnesses said they saw at least one officer possibly injured in the incident.

DEVELOPING: We will provide updates as more details become available.

We’re investigating reports of an active shooter near/around Mandalay Bay Casino. Asking everyone to please avoid the area. #LVMPDnews

— LVMPD (@LVMPD) October 2, 2017

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